Extremely dangerous conditions continue on campus and throughout the Eugene community due to ice accumulation on trees and power lines. Avoid outdoor travel if possible. If traveling is necessary, please use extreme caution and avoid walking under or near trees.
Ice Storm Facts:
- – Ice can increase the weight of branches by 30 times.
- – A 1/2″ accumulation on power lines can add 500 pounds of extra weight.
- – The history of ice storms in Oregon